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BRITISH FILM CENSORS TO TIGHTEN RULES ON SEXUAL VIOLENCE

December 10, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The British Board of Film Classification (BBFC), the equivalent of America’s MPAA Ratings Board, said today (Monday) that a study carried out by market researchers ipsos MORI indicates that the public approves BBFC intervention to ban certain films depicting rape, sexual assault and other sadistic violence. While such behavior is regarded as legitimate for filmmakers […]

RIHANNA VIDEO TOUCHES OFF UPROAR

June 3, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

“Man Down,” a music video by Rihanna in which she appears to advocate that women who are assaulted exact murderous revenge on their attackers, has produced a storm of criticism — directed at Rihanna for performing it and BET for airing it. Industry Ears, an advocacy group co-counded by Paul Porter, a former BET program […]